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George Houghton: Vermont’s Civil War Photographer
Orwell Free Library
A hidden gem in Vermont’s history is the photographic work of Civil War-era Brattleboro photographer George Houghton. He captured poignant images of Vermont soldiers in the field, camp, and at home. This talk by historian Donald Wickman will explore Houghton’s life and work, and examine some of the images that brought the Civil War back to Vermont via photography.